MDS - Paedodontics And Preventive Dentistry, BDS
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97% (38 votes)
In the field of Dentistry since 2005 when he graduated from Nair Hospital, Mumbai. Since then providing quality dental treatment for all his patients.
The doctor was very much friendly and also sensitive to patient's problems. Issues of hygiene and sanitation were taken care of well.
hospital fees for treatment is very costly.
Very nice doctor. Very understanding and I felt no pain during the treatment. And also very coprative.
He is a excellent doc he did the filling for my 3 yr old baby..... I never expected my baby to be so comfortable with the doc.... he is superman for my son 7 fillings in jus an hour.......
Q: Which age group of children does a paediatric dentist treat?
A: A pediatric dentist treats children who are six months old and treats kids who are in their late teens upto 18 years of age.
Q: Does a pediatric dentist deal with straightening of teeth?
A: Yes. A pediatric dentist deals with teeth straightening using braces. A pediatric orthodontist is better qualified to do this.
Q: Can I take my child to a pediatric dentist for root canal treatment?
A: Yes. You can take your child to a pediatric dentist to get a root canal done. This is better than going to an adult dentist, as pediatric dentists know how to calm down a child for the treatment.
Q: What treatments does a pediatric dentist specialize in?
A: Pediatric dentists offer the following options: 1. Oral health checkup 2. Assessment and treatment to straighten teeth and help improve improper bite 3. Repairing tooth defects and cavities 4. Diagnosing oral conditions related to asthma, hay fever, congenital heart disease, diabetes, ADHD etc. 5.Managing gum diseases like ulcers, pediatric periodontal disease, mucoceles, short frenulae, etc."
Q: What is the education qualification of a pediatric dentist?
A: Like with a general dentist, you need to have a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Dental Science. However, here you will have to complete your Master's degree in Pediatric Dentistry.